Mosaic Company (The) (MOS) : Net money flow in Mosaic Company (The) (MOS) was negative ($1.97 million) and the inflow of money on uptick was $4.53 million, whereas, the outflow of money on downticks amounted to $6.49 million on Wednesday. The traders used every opportunity of price strength in the stock to sell their positions, hence, the total uptick to downtick ratio was 0.7. The block trades show that the large investors, were aggressive sellers in the stock. On the other hand, the total value of block trades done on downticks was $1.69 million. The money flow in block trades was negative ($1.69). Mosaic Company (The) (MOS) gained $0.54 cent during the day and reached $29.22, a gain of 1.88% over the previous day.
Also, Equity analysts at the Brokerage firm RBC Capital downgrades its rating on Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS). The rating major has initiated the coverage with sector perform rating on the shares. Earlier, the shares were rated a Outperform by the brokerage firm. The rating by the firm was issued on July 13, 2016.
Mosaic Company (The) (NYSE:MOS): During Wednesdays trading session, Bulls were in full control of the stock right from the opening. The stock opened at $28.58 and $28.30 proved to be the low of the day. Continuous buying at higher levels pushed the stock towards an intraday high of $29.58. The buying momentum continued till the end and the stock did not give up its gains. It closed at $29.01, notching a gain of 1.15% for the day. The total traded volume was 5,825,784 . The stock had closed at $28.68 on the previous day.
The stock has recorded a 20-day Moving Average of 8.95% and the 50-Day Moving Average is 10.15%. In a related news, The officer (Senior VP -Finance), of Mosaic Co, Brausen Anthony T had unloaded 19,716 shares at $25.72 per share in a transaction on June 2, 2016. The total value of transaction was $507,096. The Insider information was revealed by the Securities and Exchange Commission in a Form 4 filing.
The Mosaic Company is a producer and marketer of concentrated phosphate and potash crop nutrients. The Company is a single source supplier of phosphate and potash-based crop nutrients and animal feed ingredients. It operates in two segments. The Phosphates segment owns and operates mines and production facilities in Florida, which produce concentrated phosphate crop nutrients and phosphate-based animal feed ingredients, and processing plants in Louisiana, which produce concentrated phosphate crop nutrients. The Potash segment owns and operates potash mines and production facilities in Canada and the United States, which produce potash-based crop nutrients, animal feed ingredients and industrial products. It mines phosphate rock in Florida and process rock into finished phosphate products at facilities in Florida and Louisiana. It also mines potash in Saskatchewan and New Mexico. The Company has other production, blending or distribution operations in Brazil, China, India and Paraguay.